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Collapse AllWatford and Hertsmere Singles - Round 8 | Thursday 26 January 2023 to Wednesday 22 March 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 22 February 2023)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Advait Kapadia 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 Mark Jenkins 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Jordan Akinyemi 2 1 1 0 2 LW
4 Laurentiu Chisan 2 0 2 0 1 LL
5 Andrew Gornall 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Belal Bareets 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 NJ Halley 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Sanket Desai 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentAdvait Kapadia bt Laurentiu Chisan (Feb 5) 6-0, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Great match in the sun."  -- Adi
Reveal CommentMark Jenkins bt Jordan Akinyemi (Feb 5) 7-6 (8-6), 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "A really close match and could have gone either way. Great game!"  -- Mark
Jordan Akinyemi bt Laurentiu Chisan (Jan 29) 6-4, 3-6, 7-5

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Sushil Shrestha 4 4 0 2 10 WWWW
2 Matt Kowaleczko 2 1 1 0 3 LW
3 Andrew Meldrum 1 0 1 0 0 L
4 Samuel Street 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Tony Hynes 2 0 2 0 0 LL
6 Mick Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Tom Preest 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Tony Fairbairn 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentSushil Shrestha bt Tony Hynes (Feb 4) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "We have really good rallies on second set. Tony played much better on second set. We played after completion and he was even playing better. Good luck for the rest of the matches."  -- Sushil
Reveal CommentSushil Shrestha bt Samuel Street (Feb 3) 6-2, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "We both were struggling in first set. Second set both of us playing much better and good rallies. Most of the games were duces and I won the set. The score does not show the reality. Good luck Sam for the rest of the matches. "  -- Sushil
Reveal CommentSushil Shrestha bt Matt Kowaleczko (Jan 29) 3-6, 7-5, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Matt played well and his angle and shots on corner were really good. I was lucky on third set. Good luck to Matt for the rest of the matches. "  -- Sushil
Reveal CommentSushil Shrestha bt Andrew Meldrum (Jan 28) 6-1, 6-1

Player Comments:

  • "It was nice playing with Andy. Good luck for the rest of the games."  -- Sushil
Reveal CommentMatt Kowaleczko bt Tony Hynes (Jan 28) 6-1, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Thanks for a good match."  -- Matt

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Sivendra Gajendra 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 Paul Maloret 1 0 1 0 0 L
3 Barbara Carkenord 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Jamie Riegal 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Meti Gashi 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Nick Johnstone 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Roderick Mcnamara 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Sivendra Gajendra bt Paul Maloret (Feb 4) 6-3, 6-3

Results

Looking for previous matches? Visit the Watford Parks archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Watford Parks.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

Understanding the current rankings display: 

Players' names, W - tally of wins, L - tally of losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a note to this effect is added).

Comments:

Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.